introduced to Juana and Kino. We know that they’re a native Mexican family that’s poor. We also know that Kino has a song for every mood that he’s feeling. He does that to indicate his surroundings. When he was spending time with his family during breakfast time, he sang the song of happiness in his head...
1. Main questions in social stratification
what is and why social inequality
types of social inequality
economic inequality--wealth and the rich in society
political inequality--power and the powerful in society
cultural inequality--prestige and status groups
racial, ethnic, and gender inequality--race...
Pg. 67 – characterisation
Pg. 133 – Bombay – theme city life vs. rural
Pg. 184 – Bombay street scape
Pg. 186 – Jagus city life
Pg. 187 – Family conditions (rich and poor)
Pg. 194 – Illusion of Bombay – promise of city life
Pg. 210 – evidence of change – adaption...
economic class are you in? (from poor to executive elite-poor, lower middle class,
middle class, upper middle class)
•How do you perceive your social class
•How do you think your students perceive your social class
•How Class Works
•Name one way that your normal family decisions change based on money:...
Identity vs. Role Confusion and for Leigh Anne I will use the Generativist vs. Stagnation. The film presents adequate examples of how Michael and Leigh Anne fall in these stages of development.
Description of Developmental Stages
Michael fits in the fifth stage of development of Identity vs. role confusion...
were taking place for this game. It was the first time the community got as involved as a whole.
South Davidson Wildcats vs. Moore High School Patriots
South Davidson Wildcats vs. Moore High School Patriots
Ok, so, I didn’t have access to go to a sporting event so I am drawing on a memory of when...
• Universalism VS particularism
Asian cultures are more from particularism : they try to find excuses, not very strict with rules
North European cultures are universalist cultures : followers of the rules
• Individualism VS collectivism
an individual has. Therefore when I refer to the rich or the poor I define them as people with either a vast amount of assets or very little assets. I also lumped lower income individuals and families with the poor since most lower income families do not have very many assets. Since there are many...
Man vs. Nature
Chapter 3 “Kalu”
1. New Titles:
Camel attacks dadi then Tipu and Kalu attack each other.
* Man vs. Nature
* Nature vs. Nature
6 December 2012
Rich vs. Poor Achievement Gap:
Is Life Fair to Everyone?
The American Dream, the idea that every citizen can be successful if they work hard, is believable to the degree that every student going to school has the same opportunity...
that he wants to happen for his family and himself to help them through their lives, because they are poor. The Pearl contains conflicts that Kino and his family have to face. When things go from bad to worst, Kino has a lot of man vs man as well man vs nature and even man vs himself. Kino is confused and...
next few paragraphs, which are omitted in the Readings, Aristotle discusses the elements from which the city originates. First comes the family, then several families unite to form a village; when several villages unite into a community large enough to be self-sufficient they form a state (city, polis)...
The book emphasizes that problems more common among poor people are worse in rich societies and the base of this affirmation are 30 years of research (data from reputable sources, like WHO, UN, OECD, UNICEF, etc) around single set of rich countries then, checked among 50 states of the USA.
different cultures that don't have English as a first language face many challenges. Literacy level of a country is also a problem. Awareness of the family members role is a great problem where the society is highly collectivist. There are many other problems, but these are the main problems in different...
Arranged Marriage vs Love Marriage-Pros and Cons
How many people today in the world would agree that marriages are made in heaven and executed on Earth? Well, My guess is that not many. In fact, many people just balk at the idea of spending ones life with a complete stranger. Most people today...
the law of nature, that is, the fulfilment of the basic needs in life in order to survive. When a lawyer has nothing to eat for himself and for his family, he will do things that is contrary to morals, honesty and good customs. There are lawyers who engage in barratry and ambulance chasing to earn for...
must perform: a-adapt to environment (economy).b-goal attainment (government).c-integration (religion and legal institution)d- latency(maintain values-family and education). Pg 20
3. homeostatic equilibrium: if one part of an organism changes, the other parts will change accordingly to restore equilibrium...
audience of the past.
Katniss herself represents this oppressed society, she is a tough, responsible young woman who uses her smart ways to support her family in an oppressive and what seems to be hopeless situation. She finds dignity in her poverty and her ability to survive it through her hunting and gathering...
Smoking is not only bad for smokers, but also bad for people around. You kill yourself and family, friends and neighbors....When they smell(ngöi) the smoke will dangerous, because it harm more than 4 times against(so vs) smoker. Special is children, it affect very much. Children are weak, so children will...
c. John Calhoun and Jefferson Davis
i. Served the public
1. Widened the gap between the rich and poor
a. Favorite author was Sir Walter Scott, who helped idealize a feudal society
ii. Southern aristocrats
1920’s culture and what we did was we spread out the culture by using subtopics. The subtopics included Fashion, the Jazz Age, Prohibition, Cinema, Rich vs. Poor, Cars, Literature, Sports, Homes in the Twenties, and other interesting facts about the culture. In the fashion section, we described what was worn...
and 1, where the closer to 1 the greater the inequality.
TRENDS IN INCOME & WEALTH:Varies according to age, gender, occupation, ethnic background, family structure & geography* Age: incomes rise until retirement 45-55 yrs receive approx. 2.5x the income of 15-24 yrs* Gender: women receive 80% of mens...
responses to business activities which emit substantial amounts of carbon dioxide and other “greenhouse gases.” Why?
Justice from Four Perspectives: Family, Community, State, and Nation. In Chapter 2, the author urges students to “look at justice through the lens of reason” by developing “frameworks that...
opportunity of encountering higher level knowledge and skills is the game changer that keeps Affluent and Elite classes on top. As long as the upper class family has money to pay for education it is like purchasing symbolic capital to be utilized by their children.
In lower level schools the lack of this capitol...
Wealthy Vs. Poor |
The True Definitions |
Sierra Lockett |
The definition of wealth is very versatile and affects the lives of people in many different ways. It is usually defined as pertaining to riches, luxurious possessions, and an abundance of...
video “99% vs 1%” we know that the top 1% of American have owed 40% of the total wealth. When we were watching it, people in our class were marveled at those dates. We should acknowledge that we are jealous. People always envy the rich‘s wealth that leads people into thinking that the rich should pay...
* Capital vs labor: those who had the power and body works they operate and works different logic this is contradiction between capital and labor
* Individual vs capital: there is competition between the business companies for example Toyota Vs Mercedes.
* Production vs Consumptions:...
adolescent. Sylvia has her own perception of the way things work and does not like to have that invaded. Sylvia knows in the back of her mind she is poor, but it does not bother her until others riches are put in her face. This sparks the lesson in this story "money ain't divided up right in this country"...
The U.S. government and President Obama are currently working out ways to either ensure that the rich begins paying more by rising the tax percentage or make it reasonable for the middle class and working poor to be able to pay for necessities such as CHIP, social security benefits, federal income tax,...
book that can be half fiction half true. It talks about the fortunate and the unfortunate, the rich and the poor. The irony shown in this book about corruption, oppression of the poor, reality of India vs. the images foreigners have of India help portray our understanding of this novel.
The irony in...